Roundup: DC Schools Head Departing, EdSec King Spars with Congress

Chancellor Kaya Henderson Says She’s Leaving D.C. Public Schools | WAMU 88.5 ow.ly/M33J301NcKl

DC schools chief Kaya Henderson to step down: AP Articleow.ly/hLIJ301Nc0l

D.C. Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson to step down, leaving legacy of progress wapo.st/29pWmcW

Education secretary takes heat for pushing single rating of schools edsource.org/2016/education…

Education Secretary Spars With Senators Over School Ratings, ESSA Timeline – Politics K-12 – Education Week ow.ly/IyCk301NbYL

From YouTube Pioneer Sal Khan, A School With Real Classrooms : NPR Ed : NPR pllqt.it/ieo5R5

Who got rich off the student debt crisis | Reveal ow.ly/1N9j301MkBf

Education Department Settles Civil Rights Complaints Over Accessible Websites — Education Week ow.ly/Wsf1301NdVY

NYC schools to add gifted programs to 4 minority districts nydailynews.com

PARCC will count in CPS teacher and school ratings | Chicago Sun-Times ow.ly/Kc3l301NcH7

Chicago Activists Ask Rauner’s Neighbors To Help Lobby For CPS Money wbez.org/shows/wbez-new…

For low-income kids, summer learning opportunities are hard to find kuow.org/post/low-incom…

Wyoming Schools Look for a Middle Way for Transgender Students – The New York Times ow.ly/jh3e301NbK5

Alexander Russo

Alexander Russo is a freelance education writer who has created several long-running blogs such as the national news site This Week In Education, District 299 (about Chicago schools), and LA School Report. He can be reached on Twitter at @alexanderrusso, on Facebook, or directly at alexanderrusso@gmail.com.